mfdTruck jlgrahamMADISONVILLE, Ky. (8/19/19) — Madisonville Fire Department Station 3 responded to a call Sunday evening at Lake Peewee to help a boater.

Crews arrived on scene 6:28 p.m. to find a sailboat had capsized after speaking to other boaters who were trying to render aid, according to the report. MFD concluded one man had been occupying the boat, was wearing a life jacket and unharmed during the incident.

MFD assisted the man to upright the boat and tow it to the dock due to the hull taking in water.

SurfKY News

sitelogosm© Copyright 2008 - 2019 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.

Click here to subscribe to receive daily updates by email.

Most Read This Week...

Cloudy

41°F

Hopkins, KY

Cloudy

Humidity: 70%

Wind: 4.97 m/h

  • 14 Nov 2019

    Partly Cloudy 56°F 39°F

  • 15 Nov 2019

    Sunny 57°F 31°F

Weather brought to you by

Market Report brought to you by

Market Report